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Definition of "kilometre" []

  • (metrology) An SI unit of length equal to 103 metres. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "kilometre" in a sentence
  • "I discovered that I was unable to get further than about a kilometre from the plateau before the compulsion to return became undeniable."
  • "Also, the hybrid price per kilometre is over four times better that of the petrol engine (to say nothing of the presumed range) and a third better than the electric, but even still given a cost of 200 yen per litre, I make it that one would need to drive over 100,000 kilometres to pay back the price."
  • "In the United Kingdom, apparently, you need a license to protest within a kilometre from the Mother of all Parliaments."